Name: Sophie Borden
School: Dos Pueblos High School
What issue area are you most passionate about? Which do you know the most about? (Immigration, environment, woman’s rights, mental health, LGBTQ rights, etc.):
I am extremely passionate about womens' reproductive rights, LGBTQ rights, as well as mental health advocacy. As a queer woman, I have experienced discrimination first hand and want to fight to make the world a more just place.
What activities do like to do regularly as a pastime?
I absolutely love to read and write -- I average about a book a day! I also love to bake.
What clubs/organizations/sports/job are you involved with outside of youth making change?
Outside of YMC, I am a member of my school's theatre company as well as our mock trial team and engineering academy. I also like to kickbox!